Mission 2016: Stockton Countdown!

Mission 2016: Stockton Countdown!

Hello, Dear Reader! This week, I’m with Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church out in Stockton, California for our mission trip experience this year. I hope to sneak away here and there to write up blog posts to share about our service to God throughout the week. For new readers, welcome! For regular readers, enjoy / … Continue reading

I suppose it’s possible.

I suppose it’s possible.

After my spouse and I heard Philando Castile was killed last night, we were sad. After we watched the aftermath video, we were outraged. After I watched highlights of Philando’s girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, talk about what happened, I wept. Then I read the comments. I know you’re not supposed to do that, but I did … Continue reading

The Scrawl has migrated to The Life Mosaic.

The Scrawl has migrated to The Life Mosaic.

I’ve migrated my blog posts and twitter feed for my 2006-2011 side project, The Scrawl / Scrawlers, to here at The Life Mosaic. When I started grad school for my MFA, I partnered up with Barry Hess to create Scrawlers, a website where people could post 100-word short stories and workshop them with fellow writers. We … Continue reading